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February 18, 2012

Relationship Advice From The Longest Living Married Couple; Married For 85 Years

Relationship Advice From The Longest Living Married Couple; Married For 85 Years

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    Meet Herbert and Zelmyra Fisher of North Carolina. They have been married 85 years (86 in May) and hold the Guinness World Record for the longest marriage of a living couple and get this…. Zelmyra is 101 years old and Herbert is 104. Click to read More on YourBlackWorld.net  

Will Smith To Reprise ‘I Am Legend’ Role in Movie Sequel

Will Smith To Reprise ‘I Am Legend’ Role in Movie Sequel

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    Being the last Black man on Earth can have its privileges. Warner Bros. has struck deals with Akiva Goldsman and Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment to produce a sequel to 2007’s I Am Legend, reports Deadline. Smith will be reprising his role as Robert Neville, a scientist trying to avoid catching a bad one from mutated humans in New York City. However, the former Fresh Prince of Bel Air hasn’t…

Octavia Spencer Takes Nasty Spill During NAACP Image Awards

Octavia Spencer Takes Nasty Spill During NAACP Image Awards

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    While posing for pictures at Friday’s NAACP Image Awards, Spencer lost her footing and took a spill off the stage. But the actress, who stunned in a floor-length blue Tadashi Shoji gown, was back on her feet in no time after getting a hand from her The Help cast mates and crew (one of whom appeared to tumble with her). Despite her fall, the actress walked away from…

Ryan Mack: An Open Letter to the Black Church

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Written By Ryan Mack, President of Optimum Capital Management and Author of Living in the Village   The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Expenditure Survey in the year of 2008 calculated the average annual contribution of Black households to religious organizations was $683.  With well over 9 million Black households in America, that means well over $6 billion in 2008 was contributed to Black churches across the country. What is done…

Billboard Pens Open Letter To Chris Brown and Rihanna About The Effects Of Their Relationship

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After news was confirmed that Chris Brown will appear on Rihanna’s “Birthday Cake” remix, many people (fans included) felt uneasy about the situation. Yes, it’s Breezy & RiRi’s lives and they can certainly do whatever they please… but how has this relationship affected others and what type of message is it sending? The fabulous writers over at Billboard jumped on the opportunity to pen letters to both of the singers Letter to…

Singer Robin Thicke Arrested On Drug Charges

Singer Robin Thicke Arrested On Drug Charges

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    Police say R&B singer-songwriter Robin Thicke was arrested on a minor drug charge in New York City. He was arrested early Friday afternoon in Manhattan near Madison Square Park. Police say he was pulled over and they saw a joint inside his black SUV. He was given a desk appearance ticket and released. His publicist had no comment. Source.

Radio Personalities Suspended For A Week For Calling Whitney Houston “A Crack Hoe”

Radio Personalities Suspended For A Week For Calling Whitney Houston “A Crack Hoe”

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    In this March 9, 2011 file photo, KFI AM 640 Radio’s John Kobylt, left, and Ken Chiampou, record their radio show at their station in Burbank, Calif. The station said in a statement that Kobylt and Chiampou were “suspended for making insensitive and inappropriate comments about the late Whitney Houston.” Kobylt said in statement that they “used language that was inappropriate” and they “sincerely apologize to our listeners…